Frogeye Sprite: The Complete Story by John Baggott PDF

By John Baggott

Frogeye Sprite - the entire tale is the single booklet to were written completely in regards to the iconic Mark 1 Austin Healey Sprite. The headlights within the bonnet and strange radiator grill form gave the auto a cheeky grin, so it quickly won the identify 'Frogeye'. The e-book covers the complete tale of the layout, improvement and manufacture of the Sprite, together with the huge good fortune of the automobile in racing and rallying. issues lined contain: the car's racing luck with drivers similar to Stirling Moss, John Sprinzel, Paddy Hopkirk and Alec Poole; the special-bodied and bespoke grand traveling models corresponding to the Sebring Sprite, Alexander GT and Lenham GT, plus the one-off Lumbertubs Sprite; modern-day Sprites - new-builds and restorations; proprietors' reviews of residing with and riding the Frogeye; information regarding golf equipment and help for vendors. Foreword through Bic Healey. This simply-designed British activities vehicle remains to be held in excessive esteem fifty-five years after it was once introduced, and this historical past is beautifully illustrated with 270 complete color photographs.

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